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Fire south of Batemans Bay



Forty fire crews have tackled an out of control blaze in the area of Dunns Creek Road at Woodlands, south of Batemans Bay yesterday late afternoon.

Overnight, authorities have been battling the fire, which has not yet been controlled, and is burning hundred and twenty hectares.

Some properties on Ivy Place, Grace Close, Worthy Drive and Burri Road maybe under threat.

There has been no reports of any person injured.

Emergency service has advised any owners wishing to defend their property to have preparation in place.

Fire crews have said to try and avoid the area if you can.

Any residents that are concerned to contact the Bush Fire Information Line on 1800 679 737.

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